The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 401 326 316
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -10
Contract jobs citing WinForms 194 262 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.91% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 182 170
Average daily rate
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£369 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £32.90 £21.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £147.80 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -3.44%
WinForms
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13882 13695 11708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.38% 27.55% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9144 9096 7485
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 201 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £18.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

WinForms Hourly Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 99 £538 +7.50% 30
Yorkshire -51 24 £325 +12.06% 32
West Midlands -26 19 £300 -5.51% 15
East Midlands -7 14 £300 -4.00% 12
South East -42 14 £350 +7.69% 26
South West +2 12 £300 +13.74% 5
North West -34 10 £325 -13.33% 23
East of England +17 6 £300 -10.44% 13
WinForms
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 300 (84.99%) C#
2 284 (80.45%) .NET
3 192 (54.39%) SQL Server
4 162 (45.89%) WPF
5 143 (40.51%) SQL
6 138 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (36.26%) WCF
8 101 (28.61%) TDD
9 97 (27.48%) Finance
9 97 (27.48%) ASP.NET
10 94 (26.63%) .NET Framework
11 79 (22.38%) Windows
12 77 (21.81%) VB.NET
13 72 (20.40%) MVC
14 70 (19.83%) OO
15 66 (18.70%) JavaScript
15 66 (18.70%) Microsoft
16 63 (17.85%) HTML
16 63 (17.85%) Visual Studio
17 61 (17.28%) Front Office
18 60 (17.00%) XML
19 57 (16.15%) T-SQL
20 56 (15.86%) Oracle
20 56 (15.86%) Scrum
21 53 (15.01%) Web Services
22 50 (14.16%) Unit Testing
22 50 (14.16%) Multithreading
23 48 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
23 48 (13.60%) Banking
24 46 (13.03%) SQL Server 2008

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (3.40%) IIS
2 12 (3.40%) Confluence
3 8 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.28%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.42%) MS Office
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.27%) ION MarketView
1 8 (2.27%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.57%) Summit
3 1 (0.28%) RMDS
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.70%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) AMQP
2 5 (1.42%) FTP
3 3 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) Modbus
5 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) GPRS
5 1 (0.28%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 31 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (7.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (4.82%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.70%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.70%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.42%) DTS
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.85%) MySQL
11 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.28%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 63 (17.85%) Visual Studio
2 48 (13.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (8.78%) JIRA
4 26 (7.37%) NUnit
5 17 (4.82%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.40%) MSI
7 11 (3.12%) MSTest
8 10 (2.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (2.83%) Subversion
9 8 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (2.27%) JUnit
9 8 (2.27%) Mockito
9 8 (2.27%) TestNG
10 7 (1.98%) Selenium
11 5 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.42%) Maven
11 5 (1.42%) Ant
11 5 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.42%) Moq
11 5 (1.42%) Git (software)
General
1 97 (27.48%) Finance
2 61 (17.28%) Front Office
3 48 (13.60%) Banking
4 38 (10.76%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.55%) Back Office
6 6 (1.70%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.70%) Retail
7 5 (1.42%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 325 (92.07%) Developer
2 172 (48.73%) C# Developer
3 124 (35.13%) .NET Developer
4 64 (18.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (8.78%) Senior Developer
6 23 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 22 (6.23%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 19 (5.38%) WinForms Developer
10 17 (4.82%) WPF Developer
11 15 (4.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (4.25%) Applications Developer
12 13 (3.68%) Agile C# Developer
13 12 (3.40%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.12%) Senior .NET Developer
15 8 (2.27%) Team Leader
15 8 (2.27%) Programmer
15 8 (2.27%) Analyst
15 8 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 7 (1.98%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (80.45%) .NET
2 162 (45.89%) WPF
3 128 (36.26%) WCF
4 97 (27.48%) ASP.NET
5 94 (26.63%) .NET Framework
6 63 (17.85%) HTML
7 60 (17.00%) XML
8 53 (15.01%) Web Services
9 41 (11.61%) CSS
10 29 (8.22%) LINQ
11 26 (7.37%) Entity Framework
12 25 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (6.80%) jQuery
14 23 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (5.38%) XSLT
16 16 (4.53%) WF
17 14 (3.97%) Spring
18 13 (3.68%) .NET Remoting
19 12 (3.40%) TIBCO EMS
20 10 (2.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.65%) Derivative
3 24 (6.80%) Fixed Income
4 21 (5.95%) Equities
5 17 (4.82%) Client/Server
6 16 (4.53%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.55%) Equity Derivative
8 8 (2.27%) SCADA
8 8 (2.27%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.98%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.70%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.42%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.42%) Open Source
11 5 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.85%) Statistics
12 3 (0.85%) User Experience
13 2 (0.57%) Swaptions
13 2 (0.57%) Grid Computing
14 1 (0.28%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.38%) Windows
2 13 (3.68%) Linux
3 5 (1.42%) UNIX
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.57%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.61%) TDD
3 72 (20.40%) MVC
4 70 (19.83%) OO
5 56 (15.86%) Scrum
6 50 (14.16%) Unit Testing
6 50 (14.16%) Multithreading
7 31 (8.78%) OOD
8 26 (7.37%) MVVM
9 25 (7.08%) Software Engineering
10 21 (5.95%) SOA
11 19 (5.38%) Electronic Trading
11 19 (5.38%) BDD
12 16 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (4.53%) Workflow
13 15 (4.25%) Business Analysis
14 14 (3.97%) Kanban
15 13 (3.68%) Web Development
16 12 (3.40%) Refactoring
16 12 (3.40%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 300 (84.99%) C#
2 143 (40.51%) SQL
3 77 (21.81%) VB.NET
4 66 (18.70%) JavaScript
5 57 (16.15%) T-SQL
6 40 (11.33%) VB
7 39 (11.05%) Java
8 21 (5.95%) VB6
9 13 (3.68%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.40%) C++
11 11 (3.12%) XAML
12 10 (2.83%) VBScript
13 9 (2.55%) VBA
14 3 (0.85%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.57%) Python
15 2 (0.57%) C
16 1 (0.28%) Perl
16 1 (0.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (5.95%) Degree
2 10 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.42%) MCPD
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.25%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.86%) Oracle
3 37 (10.48%) DevExpress
4 29 (8.22%) Sybase
4 29 (8.22%) TIBCO
5 15 (4.25%) Syncfusion
6 13 (3.68%) Infragistics
6 13 (3.68%) IBM
7 8 (2.27%) ION Trading
8 6 (1.70%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.13%) Google
9 4 (1.13%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.85%) Reuters
10 3 (0.85%) Twitter
11 2 (0.57%) Calypso
12 1 (0.28%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.28%) Apple
12 1 (0.28%) SAP
12 1 (0.28%) Adobe
12 1 (0.28%) Murex
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